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Abbreviations and Acronyms


AAPPAC                       Association of Asia Pacific Performing Arts Centres

ABC                             Australian Broadcasting Corporation

ACC                             Agency Consultative Committee

ACT                              Australian Capital Territory

ACTEW                        ACT Electricity and Water

AM                              Member of the Order of Australia

ANU                             Australian National University

ANZAC                         Australian New Zealand Army Corps

AO                               Officer of the Order of Australia

APACA                         Australian Performing Arts Centres Association

ASO                             Administrative Services Officer

AWA                            Australian Workplace Agreement

BA                                Bachelor of Arts

BSc                              Bachelor of Science

c.                                 Circa

CALD                           Culturally and linguistically diverse

CAPO                           Capital Arts Patrons’ Organisation

CBD                             Canberra Business District

CD                               Compact Disc

CEO                             Chief Executive Officer

CFC                              Cultural Facilities Corporation

CFO                             Chief Financial Office

CMAG                          Canberra Museum and Gallery

CMTEDD                     Chief Minister, Treasury and Economic Development Directorate

CNG                             Compressed Natural Gas

CPI                               Consumer Price Index

CPSU                            Community and Public Sector Union

CSIRO                          Commonwealth Scientific & Industrial Research Organisation

CSS                              Commonwealth Superannuation Scheme

CSO                             Canberra Symphony Orchestra

DISACT                        Disaster ACT

EBA                              Enterprise Bargaining Agreement

ESD                              Ecologically Sustainable Development

FBT                              Fringe Benefits Tax

FCP                              Fraud Control Plan

FTE                              Full Time Equivalent

FM                               Financial Management

FMA                             Financial Management Act 1996

FM                               Frequency Modulation

FTE                              Full time equivalent

GHG                             Green House Gas

GPO                             Government Payment for Outputs

GSO                             General Services Officer

GST                              Goods and Services Tax

HBU                             Highest Best Use

HR                               Human Resources

ICOMOS                      International Council on Monuments and Sites

IT                                 Information Technology

Kg                                Kilogram

kWh                             kilowatt hour

LED                              Light-emitting diode              

LPA                              Live Performance Australia

LPG                              Liquid Petroleum Gas

MBA                            Master of Business Administration

MWh                           megawatt hour

MEAA                          Media Entertainment and Arts Alliance

MLA                             Member of the Legislative Assembly

NARPACA                    Northern Australian Regional Performing Arts Centres Association

NIDA                            National Institute of Dramatic Arts

NSW                            New South Wales

OAM                            Medal of the Order of Australia

AM                              Member of the Order of Australia

OZPAC                         Major performing arts centres in Australia and New Zealand

PhD                              Doctor of Philosophy

PO                               Professional Officer

PS                                Public Service

PSS                               Public Sector Superannuation Scheme

QUT                             Queensland University of Technology

RED                             Respect, Equity and Diversity 

RMC                            Royal Military College

S                                  Section

SEA                              Special Employment Arrangement

SES                               Senior Executive Service

SMS                             Safety Management System

SOG                             Senior Officer Grade

SPO                              Senior Professional Officer

SRMP                           Strategic Risk Management Plan

t                                   tonne

the Centre                   Canberra Theatre Centre

TV                                Television

VET                              Vocational Education and Training

VIC                               Victoria

VIP                               Very Important Person

WHS                            Work Health and Safety

WILPF                          Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom

YWCA                          Young Women’s Christian Association